Communications Strategy Development – we much prefer this as our starting point for all new clients and believe in devising incisive communications strategy before acting. From firstly conducting communications audits and undertaking stakeholder research we take a structured and tailored approach to developing strategic communication plans capable of helping your organisation achieve its unique corporate aims and objectives.
Media Relations – we offer the full nine yards on a NI, UK and ROI basis: identifying media opportunities; organising media briefings, press conferences and photo-calls; drafting, editing and issuing media releases; lobbying media for coverage; media monitoring and media relationship management.
New Media/Digital Communications - we never stand still and are helping our clients to maximise the opportunities presented by New Media - helping them to build online communications into their integrated comms strategies and maximising their online presence. With in-house experts and self confessed social media addicts we have already been recognised for our work in this field picking up two major industry awards, two years running in the 'Best Use of New Media/Online Media' categories.
Advertising we often deliver integrated communications and marketing campaigns for clients which includes advertising as a key tool. Our advertising experience combines strategic planning, creative execution and media buying skills ensuring we can offer our clients a complete communications solution with maximum message impact.
Graphic Design & Brand Development – working with our specialist design team we have helped many clients to develop strong corporate and brand identities and to apply them successfully across a range of printed and other visual promotional materials.
Copywriting – you name it, we’ll write it: Whether it is copy for presentations, leaflets, brochures, in-house newsletters, speeches, news releases, features, brand straplines, websites..we are equally adept at writing for the specific audience and for delivering succinct and persuasive messaging every time .
Publication Production/Print Management – our team are experienced at managing the design, production and printing of any design project from corporate brochures to annual reports, in-house magazines to newspaper inserts.
Event Management – with one of the largest event specialisms on the island of Ireland we develop and manage all manner of events from press conferences through to conferences, exhibitions and gala balls. We even offer event management consultancy to those organisations who just need help and direction to deliver their own memorable events.
AV and Digital Content Production - we combine creative talent with production management expertise, which enables us to turn a client’s marketing needs into effective audio visual solutions. Our core areas of expertise include Corporate productions, Video News Releases, Podcasts, Information /Training DVD, Heritage Exhibitions, Short Film, Educational Resource Material and audio production, both for an offline and online environment.
Public Affairs– establishing who our clients should be influencing and how is a key skill we have developed. We help many clients to identify opportunities for effective political and stakeholder interface and facilitate these, providing guidance and support throughout.
Crisis/Issues Management – operating a 24/7 on-call service we are one of the few Northern Ireland consultancies with tested crisis and issues management experience. We offer constant senior counsel backed by media monitoring; pro-active and tuned-in issues spotting; effective trouble-shooting and advice as well as professional media management.
Media Training – Our vast media experience allows us to effectively equip clients to handle direct media interaction confidently for organisational gain.
Community Relations – We are adept at helping clients foster close and productive relationships with their local communities, whether establishing linkages and opportunities with local schools and charities or building relationships with local community groups.
Sponsorship – we have managed sponsorship relationships from both sides and our skills include identifying, negotiating and developing sponsorship opportunities to support organisational objectives and needs.
Internal Communications – Recognising the importance of internal audiences we have advised many clients on their internal communication needs - usually alongside external communication needs. This includes devising ways of communicating effectively with internal audiences, including producing internal publications, organising corporate events, promoting feedback and engagement as well as employee profiling.